NO CO Co-ops Study Circle will explore alternative economic solutions such as cooperatives, public banking, and community-supported entrepreneurship.
The Study Circle will hopefully provide a context for people to incubate their new ideas and projects based on the co-op model. As a group we can explore innovative ways the community can offer support for new projects and meaningful work.
REconomy" is a term used within the Transition Town Movement to refer to re-visioning, revising, and re-localizing business and work.
It includes designing ways of making a living that are both environmentally and economically sustainable and empower rather than exploit workers. The connnection to co-ops is that these goals can more often be accomplished through cooperatives than through standard business organizations.
We will meet every 5 weeks. For more information contact as to when we will launch the circle, contact: Janice@creating.com
Location: For more information contact: Janice@creating.com
Latest Activity: Feb 26
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